To whom it may concern. I recently start...

Asked by waldobotha on 04-02-2015 08:19:52
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Gauteng

To whom it may concern. I recently started construction of my house in an estate in Gauteng. When I wanted to connect my electricity, the Home Owners Association informed me that there is no cable running from the electrical box (which is situated on the sidewalk of the neighbouring stand) to my property. In order to get a cable to my property, I will have to lift the neighbour's paving to lay the cable from the box to the boundary of my property. I was also informed that I will have to cover the expense of this. Is this true? Or is it the responsibility of the Home Owners Assocation to get the electrical point to the boundary of my stand? Kind regards. Waldo

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